Building Creativity with Wood in the Early Years

Saturday 1st July, 9.30 am to 12.30 pm

The Graduate School of Education, Bristol University

This unique CPD morning will include a presentation on how artist and sculptor, Peter Moorhouse, inspires early years practice by promoting creativity and creative thinking through inquiry based learning.

Using provocations such as light, shadow, transparency, projection and reflection as well as Materials Investigation with wood, metal, clay, wood, plastic and fabric, Pete will explain how he offers children areas of exploration and investigation based on their interests.

The morning will include a demonstration as well as a practical opportunity for delegates to try their own hands at working with wood.